Katsumi Ono (Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's/ARC-V, Symphogear G/GX/AXZ/XV) serves as director at A-1 Pictures
The official website for Hypnosis Mic -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima, the forthcoming TV anime inspired by EVIL LINE RECORDS' character rap project featuring 18 voice actors, has announced that it is newly set to premiere on TOKYO MX, BS11, Gunma TV, and Tochigi TV on October 2, 2020. The anime was originally slated for July 2020 but has been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The site also confirms that a new song will appear in every episode of the anime story. In the upcoming September, TV CMs featuring each division to introduce a part of their new songs will be aired for four consecutive weeks.
The TV anime adaptation is directed by Katsumi Ono (Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's/ARC-V, Symphogear G/GX/AXZ/XV), alongside series composition writer Shin Yoshida (Naruto Shippuden) and character designer Minako Shiba (Hikaru no Go, Black Butler). A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online) works on anime production.
Source: Aniplex press release, TV anime "Hypnosis Mic -Division Rap Battle- Rhyme Anima official website / Twitter
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